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spending to balance the budget by 2023. >> the california department of education is expanding it's list of recommended reading for kindergarten through 12th grade. that includes newly published works dealing with sexual identity issues. here is nannette miranda in sacramento. >>> as summer nears, educators want to keep kids reading. california department of education up updated the list of books that is to prepare students for college, klutd for the first time are winners of the stone wall book award that recognizes gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender literature. >> it's good to teach kids that everyone is different and we can all be accepted who we are. i think it's great to see those books recommended. >> the books are recommended according to age from young kids activity books celebrating gay rights leader harvey milk to books like older kids like transgender teens and totally joe a boy coming out. >> there is a full sexual war. >> social conservatives are appalled. they say such topics have no place on the state's official reading list. >> they are not being taught critical think
the budget by 2023. >>> the california department of education is expanding its list of recommended reading for kindergarten through twelve grade and it includes newly published works dealing with sexual identity issues. here's abc7 news capital correspondent nannette miranda in sacramento with the story. >>> as summer nears, educators want to keep kids reading. the california department of education just updated its list of more than 7,800 recommended books. meant to prepare students for college and the ever-changing world. included for the first time are winners of the stone wall book award which recognizes lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender literature. >> it's good to teach kids that everyone is different and we are all people and we can all be accepted for who we are. i think it's great to see those books being recommended. >> the books are recommended according to age. from young kids activity books celebrating gay rights leader harvey mills to books for older kids like i am jay, and totally joe, telling about a boy coming out. >> there's a full-scale war, a sexual war. >> social
will be open for service in late 2014. >> tonight the california department of education is expabding it's list of recommended reading for kindergarten through 12th grade including works dealing with sexual identity issues. >> the state has been unable to update it's reading list until this week. >> california department of education just updated it's list of more than 7800 recommended books meant to prepare students for college. included are winners of the stone wall book awards. >> it's good to teach kids we're all people and will be accepted for who we are. it's great to see books being recommended. >> from young kids books, celebrating gay rights leader harvey filk to books for older kids. and totally joe. >> there is a war, a sexual war. >> social conservatives say such topics have no place on the state official reading list. >> your children are not being taught rigorous academics they're being taught social engineering that will hurt them physically and emotionally. >> the new book titles are recommended and the state insists they're not chosen because of their lgbt themes its not based
political group focusing on issues important to the tech community like immigration and education reform, zuckerberg reportedly ready to spend $20 million on the venture including a bipartisan group of consultants. at the rosewood hotel in menlo park, back to you. >> emily, thank you so much. >> feel like having chocolate? >> you've known me for years. i always do. >> in belguim all have you to do is send a letter. >> the country released stamp that's smell, look and smell like chocolates. >> perfumed stamps have been made in the past. this is the first time they're able to taste the flavor when licking the back of the stamps. there is an idea. that is what they need. >> it's a good idea. >> that is the best chocolate in the world. no rain and cool for spring but it's feeling good out there. here is a a look out there. we've got temperatures down a little bit but no rain threatening us in the forecast future. just north we have a wide area of scattered moisture. you can see that maybe you can't see this, but much of this is not hitting the ground. there is a slight chance of showers thur
with the good stuff you can do, buy them flowers, have a good job, good education. >> and where do you go from there? the police decided not to charge siegel with the crime because he admitted being behind the fake attack. >> cameras seem to be everywhere and one man's fun with video is going viral. >> the streak across the sky stirring up a friends -- frenzy online. >> a last look at live doppler 7hd and >>> it's a special effect you have seen in multimillion dollar movies. one man decided he could do it for lesss' wound up with a top trending video on youtube. here's more on the local film olympicer -- filmmaker whose phone won't stop ringing. >> six months for mark donohue to produce this stop motion video that got two million hits. >> we came up with this technique called lyric lapsing, which is like time lapsing and stop motion and adding lyrics. >> now he has done it again. a video innovation gone viral. >> i'm mark, and this is mine. >> up to 20 of the tiny tam razz fit on this metal arc he made with a frequent. >> we wanted to depict bullet time which you see in the matrix. >> the famo
a good job, good education. >> and where do you go from there? the police decided not to charge siegel with the crime because he admitted being behind the fake attack. >> cameras seem to be everywhere and one man's fun with video is going viral. >> the streak across the sky stirring up a friends -- frenzy online. >> a last look at live doppler 7hd and >>> it's a special effect you have seen in multimillion dollar movies. one man decided he could do it for lesss' wound up with a top trending video on youtube. here's more on the local film olympicer -- filmmaker whose phone won't stop ringing. >> six months for mark donohue to produce this stop motion video that got two million hits. >> we came up with this technique called lyric lapsing, which is like time lapsing and stop motion and adding lyrics. >> now he has done it again. a video innovation gone viral. >> i'm mark, and this is mine. >> up to 20 of the tiny tam razz fit on this metal arc he made with a frequent. >> we wanted to depict bullet time which you see in the matrix. >> the famous time bending effect was originally done with
of books education officials think school kids is out. the schools chief unveiled 7800 titles today. he says the books will help students broaden their perspective, enhance knowledge and inspire imaginations and says it contains title that's reflect rich cultural diversity. and if you would like to take a look just look on abc 7 news.com and click on see it on tv. >> it's a great jumping off point. >> i'd like to read those book autos it's monday. we'll see what the forecast says. >> if it's changing our forecast. we're going to need umbrellas soon here. we'll show what you is coming up. check out our radar in santa cruz just some clouds around right now. moisture up in the clouds. and this will be changing. here is a look from our camera. looking towards san francisco, you can see high clouds overhead. temperatures now 56 in san francisco. highs in mid-50s upper 60s. a nice view of heavenly. snow levels high 7,000 feet if they do get snow it's going to be at path levels or above rain snow mix expected. and snow from three to six inches. napa now, 64 degrees, livermore, 67 degrees here
if and only if the class is full on campus. the academic says this will privatize public higher education with no quality criminal. >> state investigators are reprimand kaiser permanente for mismanaging their mental health services. officials say they make patients wait too long between appointments and dispenses inaccurate information, possibly discouraging patients from getting therapy. the information came to light in a recent report. state regulators have to decide if kaiser permanente will face fines. >> new statement on autism shows more cases than ever. one in 50 schoolchildren has autism, which includes language, social, and behavior challenges. the centers for disease control says this means a million americans children may have autism and they attribute the new higher estimates to high are awareness. the survey may impact the amount of time and money spent on supporting autistic kids. >> sugar drinks contribute to more than 180,000 deaths each year. researchers from harvard use data from health surveys around the globe and found sugar drinks linked to thousands of deaths from he
and anti-union." that reaction does not bode well for the community groups who hoped educators and policymakers would get behind it. the national council makes 25 recommendations to the unify school district and seven to the state. >> great teaching does not happen by accident. it happens when there are good policies and excellence practices that are in place. >> a coalition of open community groups paid for the study. >> we know from our experiences and the research, that there is more we could be doing to set up our teaches for success. >> they say oakland needs to do a better job of hiring and assigning teachers. the district now hires teachers late in the summer when many candidates have already found other jobs. the council says principles should have final say over hiring and clarify teacher evaluation standards that are confusing, pay top teachers more with performance incentives and move to an eight-hour official work day, because oakland has one of the shortest official work days in the state. the council president says a study is not a report on whether oakland teache
can appeal the decision to the board education and the state board of education. >> a vigil is planned for high school student hit and killed by a passing train in san jose. he was killed on tuesday, near a pedestrian crossing. he posted this video on youtube of him playing the guitar. the principal says he was everyone's friend. the 16-year-old was near but not on a pedestrian crossing according to san francisco. it has been ruled "accident." >> michelle shock is responding to the comment fromant gay comments during a performance in san francisco saying "i do not nor have i ever said or believed that god hates homosexuals and to those fans who are disappointed by what they heard or thing i said, i'm very sorry." half of the ought conference walked out after an antigay slur during her opinionance on sunday might. she said it was a description about how some people fowl. many of her shows across the country have new been cancelled. >> man madness is in full swing with both bay area participants in action. this morning, at 11:45, st. st. mary's plays in auburn michigan after middle tenne
, good job, good education. >> ama: police say they've decided not to charge the man with the crime since he admitted to being behind the fake attack. >> let's get to leigh glaser who is checking our weather. >> leigh: it will be changing next week, but until then, enjoy it. live doppler 7hd right now, not picking up much in the way of moisture, and we're starting to see high clouds and you've probably been noticing them move across the bay area. this i a live shot on the embarcadero in san francisco, very mild. oakland, 66. santa cruz, 65. looking out over the bay, accept rosa, 67. 69 in fairfield and los gatos, 70. folks, here's a look at our forecast highlights. we'll continue with high clouds and clear sky in some location so get ready for cool temperatures. mostly sunny, passing clouds, mild tomorrow and then showers will entry -- be introduced. lows tonight, east bay locations. where you're clear, temperatures bottom out near 40 degrees, and some high clouds will stand near half moon bay and towards palo alto, with temperatures in the mid-40s overnight. high pressure, a springlike d
hour tonight. >> women's history month is being celebrated with a series of educational and inspirational events, congresswoman jacky spear of san francisco hosted forums that included our own kristen sze as a panelist. the series features women doctors doctors and airline pilots and journalists, telling their stories to help inspire young girls to go for their dreams. >>> just ahead, the streak across the sky stirring up a frenzy online. >> a warning for shoppers. check out the new i-pad before you leave the store. the unwanted surprise some buyers are getting. >>> a beautiful saturday. what is ahead for tomorrow? leigh glaser is up next with the forecast. >> mike: march madness in full swing. we have updates from the men and women, while tiger woods wants his number one ranking in the world >> ama: something new to worry about the next time you go to buy an ipad. are you really getting an ipad? several fake ipads have been sold to unsuspecting customers at legitimate stores. a massachusetts woman says the ipad was really a plastic cube shaped like an ipad. best buy has
of the west. a fluent english speaker born in london, educated in prestigious english schools. her marriage to president bashar al assad had raised hopes for reform. >> many changes have happened. many positive changes have happened. but we haven't reached our final destination. >> reporter: days before the uprising started, "vogue" magazine published a glowing profile, calling her a rose in the desert. >> asma al assad worked very hard for a period of 11 years to promote an image of princess diana. she's now nothing more than the wife of a dictator. >> reporter: a small group of rebels is now being trained by the u.s. military in neighboring jordan. and the rebels got a boost this weekend when a top syrian general defected to their side. he had been in charge of the syrian army's logistics. david? >> alex, our thanks to you. >>> back to this country and to the economy, now. on the eve of another week for the dow, many baby-boomers who rode the rollercoaster, finally seeing a recovery. the dow is finishing a ten-day rally. this is where it will end up in the morning, just over 14,500 points
for a new view of a changing world -- embracing gay marriage, sex education in schools, free contraceptives in hospitals. but when he was a cardinal in argentina, kirchner described his social views as medieval. with his humble words and informal style, pope francis has become enormously popular in just a few days. what the world is just beginning to learn is how conservative he is on social issues. >> the world is probably going to have a bit of a wakeup call, when the pope starts speaking about hot button issues. >> reporter: he often clashed with kirchner over legalizing gay marriage, calling it, "the devil's handiwork." he called gay adoption "discrimination against children." and he's denounced abortion as promoting a "culture of death." but the powerful catholic strongholds of argentina and brazil are becoming more progressive. gay marriage is now legal, contraception readily available. threatening to put the popular new pope on a collision course with changing opinions in a part of the world where the church needs to grow. ron claiborne, abc news, rome. >> and we want you to know tha
to help parents raise money for education. >> here in sherman elementary school, school is out for the day. and before you know it, school will be out for the summer. that gave stacy an idea. >> parents accusing summer camps to attend paying for them. so why not do it in a way that allows to you raise money for your school. >> she founded a company called schoola, described as groupon for school fund raising. they can offer special deals and they give a portion to a local school. >> we'll pay for books in library support arts programs make sure that we have supplies in classrooms and just keeping our xerox machines running. >> sherman is the latest school to sign skpupt first to partner with summer camps. she spends money on paints and markers she has no budget for advertising. >> i can't afford to send the word out to kids in the city so this is a great way to do it. school by school, everybody gets to raise money for the school and they get to hear about the most fabulous art lessons in the city. >> school is based here a lot of it's adoptors are outs side of the bay area, nationwide the
campaigned for girls' education. today, the 15-year-old started classes in a school in england, saying how happy she is to be back. >>> and sometimes fate finds the right person. handing a huge check to someone in need, a $1 million lottery jackpot for this man who came from iraq five years ago. never dreaming he would strike it rich, working at two janitorial jobs to make sure his sons have opportunities. he now says his first purchase will be a home for his family. >>> and off now to london, where several of princess diana's most famous gowns were auctioned off today. the star of the auction was the so-called john travolta dress. the dark blue dress she wore in 1985 to a white house dinner. she was still a young wife. blushed when she told nancy reagan about her life-long dream to dance with travolta who told me what happened next. >> nancy asked if i please would dance with diana because it was her big wish. ♪ >> we danced for what seemed like ten minutes before the dance floor cleared and it was kind of like a fairy tale. >> fairy tale to "saturday night fever" song. today, a british
in pakistan and got attention as she pushed for education rights for girls. she has a reason to celebrate in her new home. >> paula faris behind the wheel, learning firsthand about driving distracted when her kids are demanding her attention from the back seat. the safety lessons she learned that could happy any parent. >>> first the historic visit by president obama to israel. the first time mr. obama visited the jewish state in his presidency. he will be greeted in tel aviv by top israeli leaders and then whisked to high-level meetings. >> the trip is expected to be rich in symbolism, and a speech by the president to israeli people to pledge friendship and security. >> with the mideast in turmoil and because of so much uncertainty in the region the trip is a high profile one. >> alex marquardt is in jerusalem. where the president meets with prime minister netanyahu today. alex, good morning, the trip we hear so much about symbolism is that code for not a lot of substance. break it down for us. >> reporter: good morning, yeah, i think you are absolutely right. the trip
education conference and a couple of other sessions because one of their former teachers, fellow teacher, was accused of taping a two-year old child at the wrists and the ankles because she refused to ache -- take a nap. the teacher took pictures of the little girl and showed the pictures to fellow teachers and the girl's mother who told authorities. the teacher no longer works at the school, resigning before this happened. the school held a meeting with parents. the police department launched an investigation. the state, also, looked into the matter. we have a statement released by the school: the staff has made adjustments to the program to better serve the children and their families. we look forward to welcome them on wednesday. they open at 7:00 this morning. police have conducted an investigation and concluded it. the information has been turned over to the district attorney who is deciding whether criminal charges should be filed. >> it is 4:31. an east bay assembly woman is introducing legislation by training teachers to spot and report child abuse. "contra costa times" reported
asked for her graduation year and level of education. >> they discrime nate on your age. >> the ceo says applicants never need to worry it only looks at the meat of the res mai. you never have to worry about human bodies. >> a company brighten have strengths and weaknesses. >> a tech position in the bay area will score well and will find great candidates. for other industries such as agriculture won't be as well. we zront a ton of the jobs on our site. >> bright might be taking a search out of job search. in san jose, abc 7 news. >> we've got sandhya patel. >> any outdoor plans this weekend, let me show you right now this is a sign of what is you still to come. no moisture in the form of clouds. we do have a wind advisory that is running and will be expiring. that is where we've been. oakland gusts to 26. so it's breezy out there. you look back towards the golden gate bridge and it's beautiful and sunny. 58 in san francisco. san carlos, 63. oakland it's 62 degrees in half moon bay. highs from low 50s to low 70s. you can see this weekend great-looking weather, upper 40s to low 50s. napa n
. >> we're here to support women, children, and provide education materials for them. >> a proposal by supervisor campos would create a buffer zone of 25 feet around planned parenthood. >> members of the -- confronted post master again ral during the national postal convention. they're asking him to reconsider the cuts. >> bringing it to the public's attention this, is an issue we'd like to keep our services. we'd like to keep our historic building autos overtime go as way. we've used things like buyouts for employees. i think we're responsible employ skbrer will continue to do that. >> the service lost 27% of mail volume because people are paying their bills online. a report showed the service is facing a budget gap. >> bart is looking at sharing bart trains and get along. >> it's a little bit tricky. amy hollyfield has the story. >> bikes allowed on bart trains this week. that doesn't necessarily mean they're welcome. >> in the way they pick up two, three chairs. you can move around five. sudden lits not a good i'd wherea to have them. it's crowded. >> officials say they've reconf
, how far do you go if it's really for the kids, how far do you go? >> it's about education. it's good they don't have the commercials on tv but bocks behind the counter. some of these places in new york. it's so small, i don't know where they put it. they have to put the candy bars up there. i don't know. >> i agree, where do you draw the line. >> and candy bars, where do you stop? got to hide the candy bars too. >> with the cigarettes. >> there you go. >> everyone seems to appreciate a good implosion here or there. >> why not savor the moment by dragging it out a little bit longer. >> all right. it only took a few seconds for this historic bridge to vanish, huge puff of smoke, we showed it to you yesterday, it's awesome because of the camera work and angle. catch it out again. the camera catches the explosives ripping through the 80-year-old span. it was caught by kurt and mike from austin, they did it with a camera at 300 frames per second. >> are we going to see it crumbling down? >> it crumbles so slowly. >> here we go, here we go. >> you can tell how slow it's going, because you
education with no quality controls. >> investigators are reprimanding kaiser permanente for mishandling mental health services making patients wait too long between appointments and dispenses inaccurate information discouraging patients from getting therapy after a recent report. the regulators have to decide if kaiser permanente will face fines. an it is now shown that one in 50 schoolchildren have autism. the disorder includes language and social and behavior challenges. the centers for disease control says this means a million american children may have autism. they attribute the higher estimates to higher awareness. the survey could impact the amount of time and money spent on supporting autistic kids. >> next at 6:00, we are following breaking news from contra costa county, ahead, the overnight flames spreading to three different buildings on bethel island. >> what the city of santa clara is giving up in efforts to lure the super bowl to the new 49ers' stadium. >> and live doppler 7 hd shows where showers could be falling in the bay area >> abc7 news starts right now. >> we have br
very upset. impress somebody with the good stuff you can do. have a good job, have a good education. >> we reached out to siegel but so far no response. the jonesboro police say they decided not to charge him with a crime since he admitted to being behind the fake attack but he is still in the dog house with coots. she says she will never speak to him again. >> okay, so clearly not going to be a member of mensa. isn't it flattering on some level? >> she said flowers. >> that's not flattering at all. >> stick to the tried and true. >> i doubt he will be the next bachelor -- >> you wouldn't be? >> i would be angrier than she is. thanks. >>> now to ron claiborne for a look at the other stories. what? >> for the record, that is not the worst first date ever. >> oh. >> for the record. i will say no more than that. good morning, america. in the news, america, the democrat controlled senate pushed through its first budget in four years early this morning after pulling an all-nighter. it calls for tax increases and budget cuts and sets up a showdown with the gop that majority house which pa
with the good things you can do. have a good job, have a good education, buy them flowers. >> police say they decided not to charge him with a crime since he admitted to being behind the fake attack. >>> the engagement ring napoleon game to the woman who become emporess is for sale. it's being auctioned off in paris today. it may look a little unimpressive but they say napoleon scraped and scrounged together to buy the ring as he was a young officer and not at all rich at the time. >>> they have always been hands on but now they are taking it a step further. >> all we do is touch our hands together and it makes a musical note. >> next, an exclusive inside look at how they are tinkering with the whole >> welcome back, everyone. it's 5:30 ask we are starting this half-hour off with a quick look at the weather. here's meteorologist lisa argen. >> good morning, katie. hi, everyone. from emeryville another quiet start to the day. we saved the best weather, the fair skies and warmest temperatures for the rest of the weekend. today very little fog. just a little bit around half moon bay. number
yeo economic levels within all religions and every level of education. according to the government. the united states has the worst record in industrialized nation losing five children every day to abuse death. joining me in the studio from the san francisco child abuse prevention center is katie allbright. >> thank you so much for having me around for shining the spotlight on this important issue. >>er love what the prevention does. you are celebrating an anniversary today? >> yes, we have been working in san francisco for 40 years preventing child abuse. we are very excited about our future and vision. we're here to stay and looking forward to the next 40 years. >> cheryl: this was started by a man with immense compassion for the issue? >> he was a pediatrician at general hospital and saw incidents of violence in the hospital, how in the community can come together to protect children. that inspired a man and we were able to do it for 40 years here in san francisco. >> cheryl: you have a number of
buy people flowers, have a good job, have a good education. >> police said they decided not charge segal with the crime since he admitted to being behind the fake attack. >>> here's a better story about relationships. >>> the engagement ring napoleon game to the woman who become emperoress is for sale. it's being auctioned off in paris today. it may look a little unimpressive but they say napoleon scraped and scrounged together to buy the ring as he was a young officer and not at all rich at the time. >>> the exploratorium has always been hands-on but now they are taking it a step further. >> all we do is touch our hands together and it makes a musical note. >> next, an exclusive inside look at how they are tinkering with the whole exploratorium experience. >> welcome back, everyone. it's 6:30 and we are starting this half-hour off with a quick look at the weather. here's meteorologist lisa argen. >> good morning, everyone. gorgeous shot. this is from mount sutro u see mount deab bro in the background underneath the clear conditions. sun coming up 7 minutes after 7:00. it's looking
they are getting or not. if you borrow do finance a college education, make sure you have a plan to pay off the debt when you take out the loan. cited in the "wall street journal", a company says parents should not borrow more than they can pay back in ten years and avoid plus loans if can you and look for loans with lower rates. we have a higher open for stocks, cyprus seized some money in large bank accounts and get bailed out by other european countries so we are responding positively to that. the silicon valley index is half percent up. the move to legalize marijuana is getting attention in finance. companies in the industry are pitching ideas to investors trying to raise money to grow the business but many are trying to stick to the edge of the business but not merit -- but not marijuana. there is a free map that automatically adjusts your screen color if you have been based on sunset time. this could help avoid the dread of blue light that l.e.d. screens emit that can make it hard to sleep at night. >> 6:49. we have clouds out there. and now, lisa, how does it look? >> sunrise in 15 m
tibbetts who helps girls' education in developing countries. so the four of them, you can go on the dvt awards and you can read about them, you can listen to their videos. and then please vote, because the more votes we have, i feel is fair ir it is. >> and i have to say i've gone online and i haven't been able to vote yet because i can't decide. but i will. >> i'm not going to say who i voted for, but i did vote. >> this has always been a passion project of yours. >> yes, the awards is a wonderful thing and the people's award is nice because we can contribute and have -- everybody vote in and i like that. i like to see how many votes there are. butky mention the leadership award? can i mention that we have a leadership award, lifetime 4r5ed leadership award that one year we gave to hillary. and one year to oprah. and this year, it's going to robin roberts. >> oh, that is very. [ applause ] that's very sweet. very sweet. >> and the best thing is when i e-mailed her and i said would you accept this, and she said, i've been offered many awards and i say no to everyone, but i say yes to yo
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